Checking date: 30/04/2019

Course: 2019/2020

Advanced Topics in Strategy, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation
Study: Master in Business and Finance (69)

Coordinating teacher: PALOMERAS VILCHES, NEUS

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Business Administration

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 5.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Technology Management
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results.
After this course, the student will be able to: - To understand the behavior of companies and their strategies related to technology and innovation - To master the mechanisms of generation, development and implementation of new technologies, both by established companies and new entrants and their organizational consequences - To understand the entrepreneurial challenge associated with innovation
Description of contents: programme
Review of the main recent research lines strategy of innovation and entrepreneurship, with a special emphasis on the study of the theoretical and empirical literature on the individual, structural and contextual factors that facilitate and inhibit the generation and application of new technologies in established and entrepreneurial firms.
Learning activities and methodology
In-depth study and analysis of the main relevant papers in the area Replication analysis
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 40
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 60

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.